Everyone, meet Lorenzo! This athlete has been grinding hard in his football game throughout his entire life! Lorenzo has been blessed to have a supportive family who has supported his athletic career since he was a kid!
Lorenzo is from the Inland Empire in Southern California, however he has moved all around the U.S. He attended Linfield Christian School, where his dad coached him (who also has a successful background in Football). Lorenzo is the oldest of three children, and has a close relationship with his family! His athletic career growing up, promoted his opportunity to be recognized for his athletic talents, and it was upon his high school graduation, that he received a full ride football (athletic) scholarship to the University of Arizona.
Lorenzo played at U of A from 2016-2020, where he received Freshman All-American (2017), Honorable Mention (2018-2019), and Defensive MVP (2019).
His last year in college was the year COVID had been discovered, however he got to play the season.
Lorenzo graduated from U of A in 2020 and was able to sign with the Arizona Cardinals the following year. Unfortunately, due to catching COVID he was released due to policy, however he was immediately signed by the Jacksonville Jaguars, where he was with the team this past year. After the season was over, he joined the USFL and was blessed enough to play for the Birmingham Stallions, where he was able to be apart of history in becoming the First Team to Win the USFL Championship!
"I've known Lorenzo's father for a very long time (throughout most of my professional athletic career. Coach Burns has poured his love and passion for the Game into his training regimens and his athletes, including his own children who have been coached by him. They have been truly blessed to be raised up by a legend that he his. We are honored to represent Lorenzo, and so proud of his success story! Way to go Lorenzo! We will continue supporting you throughout your athletic journey and are excited to see where you are lead, moving forward!"
Mady started her athletic career at the age of 7! She has competed in track & field as a long jumper her entire life! After graduating high school, she jumped for the University of Southern California, where she earned a B.S. in Human Biology. While jumping for the university, she earned NCAA Division I All-American and Team Champion. Today, Mady jumps for Team USA and is living the athletic dream! She plans on applying for medical school to become a Dermatologist! Go Mady!!
Cheryl McCormick met Mady several years back while she was training at the Olympic Training Center in Chula Vista, Ca. (Now the Chula Vista Elite Athletic Training Center). Since then, Cheryl has kept in contact with her and has followed her athletic career. "I am very fond of Mady, as she displays a well-rounded and passionate athlete. She exudes happiness and is one of the kindest athletes I have met at this level of sport. I am always rooting for her and feel confident that she will always be successful, in both her athletic and academic career! I am honored to have her as our first athlete to display on the front page of my organization. She deserves the recognition, and that is our goal in this process! Go Mady!"
To read more about Madisen Richards, her career, and her journey, click on the link to her website below, and follow her IG account- link below!